Experience holiday magic at the 33rd annual Festival of Trees benefiting Women & Children’s Hospital of Buffalo. Beginning November 19, 2010 all of Western New York can enjoy a magical wonderland of decorated trees, wreaths, swags and mantle pieces on display and a Boutique filled with holiday home décor and gifts at the Hyatt Regency Hotel located at 2 Fountain Plaza, Buffalo. The Festival concludes on December 3, 2010, and is sponsored by CGF Anesthesiology, Mark IV Industries Foundation and TOPS Friendly Market.
The Festival of Trees is open seven days per week for anyone in the holiday spirit to experience its winter wonderland of elegance and charm. Hours are 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. Additionally, several spectacular events include the following:
Winter Wonderland Black Tie Gala, Friday, November 19 at 6 pm. featuring entertainment by Ronan Tynan, The Irish Tenor.
Festival of Fun for Families, Sunday, November 21. Dress up in your holiday best and enjoy non-stop games, activities, entertainment and fun for the whole family.
Designer Showcase Reception & Awards- Tuesday, November 23. An evening of holiday cheer to celebrate the season and recognize the dedicated volunteers and creative design teams who give their time and talent to create the glittering wonderland.
Ladies Holiday Luncheon – Wednesday, December 1. Celebrate with style featuring fabulous recipes, fashion trends, spectacular decorating ideas, unique gifts, and decadent desserts.
Also, someone will win $10,000 in free gas and groceries from Tops Friendly Markets. Anyone can register with a $1 chance to win from October 31- November 13. The winner will be drawn during the Gala on November 19.
New this season is the Festival of Trees Cookbook with helpful cooking hints, personalized recipe notes and a section dedicated to entertaining for the Holidays.
For more information or to purchase special event tickets, please contact the Women & Children’s Hospital foundation at (716) 881-8230 or visit the Festival of Trees website.
Women & Children’s Hospital of Buffalo, a Kaleida Health facility, is the regional center for comprehensive and state-of-the-art pediatric, neonatal, perinatal and obstetrical services in Western New York and beyond.